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  • Ari Zilka on RAM is the New Disk & BigMemory

    Terracotta creator Ari Zilka talks about about the RAM is the new disk and argues for scaling up before scaling out, comparing the architectural approaches of lots of VMs with small heaps vs. a few JVMs with very large heaps. Ari introduces BigMemory, a Java add-on to Enterprise Ehcache, which allows app designs with huge amounts of memory accessible in-process, with minimal garbage collection.

    Ari Zilka on RAM is the New Disk & BigMemory
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  • Ari Zilka on Terracotta, Clustering and Open Source

    Ari Zilka, co-founder and CTO of Terracotta, talks about the capabilities of Terracotta, the use cases it supports, and the rationale and impact of taking Terracotta to an open source model.

    Ari Zilka on Terracotta, Clustering and Open Source
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